Gen. John Abizaid, commanding general U.S. Central Command, speaks prior to the amphibious landing exercise, Sept 15. 2005. U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Cpl. Justin T. Updegraff 24188807370_a17ab19be7_k By Lauren Katzenberg on February 22, 2016 T&P on Facebook Enter to win a year's worth of mortgage or rent payments! BBMC's annual "We've Got Your Six Sweepstakes" is now open to veterans, active duty, and spouses. Learn more and enter.